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NR Church Notices for Jan. 3, 2013

SoVaNow.com / January 04, 2013
SOUTH BOSTON CHURCH OF CHRIST
Bible study Sunday 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; midweek Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; private Bible study and free Bible correspondence available, call 575-7138.

CRYSTAL HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; noonday Bible class each Wednesday with prayer and Bible study at 7:00 p.m.; January 4, 7:00 p.m. quarterly church meeting.
Pastor Dr. Louis S. Leigh, Sr.

UNION UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 1:00 p.m.
Pastor Mary Tharpe

ELKHORN BAPTIST CHURCH
January 6, 9:30 a.m. Sunday school, 11:00 a.m. worship with scripture Psalm 65: 1-4 “Praise, Performed, Prayer, Prevail and Purge!”; January 8, 7:00 p.m. prayer and Bible study.
Pastor Dr. C. Lewis Motley

SHADY GROVE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery provided for both; Bible study Monday 7:00 p.m. and Thursday 10:00 a.m.; administrative board meeting January 8 at 7:30 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor George Gorman

GRACE BAPTIST CHURCH
January 6: 9:00 a.m. contemporary service, 10:00 a.m. Sunday school classes, 11:00 a.m. traditional service, 6:00 p.m. evening service; January 9: 6:30 p.m. Awana Clubs for kids ages 2-6th grade and teen Bible study, 7:00 p.m. adult Bible study, 7:45 p.m. choir practice.

HALIFAX UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Children and adult Sunday school 10:00 a.m., traditional worship 11:00 a.m. with Holy Communion. Nursery and children’s church offered.
Pastor, Rev. Randy Williams

SAINT JOHN’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH
On Sunday, Jan. 6th at 9 a.m. choir practice will be held. At 10:00 a.m. Father Ross will lead the congregation in the celebration of Holy Eucharist. Coffee time will be held at 11:00 a.m. in the undercroft followed by Sunday school at 11:15 a.m. On Wednesday, Jan. 9th, there will be a healing service at 10:00 a.m. and the book study/bag supper will be at 6:00 p.m. For further information, call the church office at 476-6696.

ST. PASCHAL BAYLON CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Masses Saturday 6:00 p.m. and Sunday 9:00 a.m.; weekday Mass Wednesday 9:30 a.m. followed by Adoration of Holy Eucharist; Rev. John Kazibwe, pastor, or Rev. Jaime Guardado, parochial vicar, will be celebrant; Sacrament of Reconciliation Saturday 5:30 p.m.; scripture study Sunday 5:00 p.m. followed by the Rosary; Peaceful Dove Prayer Group meets Monday 10:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.

ST. CATHERINE OF SIENA ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH
Regular weekend Masses Saturday 4:00 p.m. and Sunday 11:00 a.m. and in Spanish at 1:00 p.m.; weekday Mass Thursday and Friday 9:30 a.m.; Holy House Friday following Mass.

HOUSEHOLD OF FAITH APOSTOLIC CHURCH
Sunday school 10:15 a.m., worship 11:30 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; first and third Saturday prayer 8:00 a.m.
Pastor Eld. William Howerton, Sr.

WILLOW OAK CHRISTIAN CHURCH
Sunday Bible classes for all ages 9:30 a.m., fellowship 10:15 a.m., adult worship/praise, children’s worship/praise 11:00 a.m.; Wednesday choir practice 6:30 p.m., praise team practice 7:15 p.m. Andrew Keeney and Mike Haskett, ministers

ASH AVENUE BAPTIST CHURCH
January 6: 10:00 a.m. Sunday school, 10:50 a.m. praise, 11:00 a.m. worship, 6:30 p.m. evening praise and worship, 7:15 p.m. worship choir rehearsal; January 9: 7:00 p.m. discipleship and prayer gathering and children’s Bible drill. A nursery is provided up to age 3.

HALIFAX COUNTY USHERS UNION AND VICINITY
The Union meets at Piney Grove Baptist January 5 at 1:00 p.m., president’s council 2:00 p.m., regular business 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.

PLEASANT GROVE CHURCH
January 6, church school 9:45 a.m., worship with Pastor Frederick Eily and youth choir at 11:00 a.m.; Bible study January 9 at 7:00 p.m. and women’s ministry meets 6:00 p.m.

ST. MATTHEW BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:30 a.m.; January 5, 10:00 a.m. church planning meeting.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred L. Chandler

NEW ARBOR BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., worship 11:15 a.m. with junior choir singing, baptism at 9:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Nelson Stamps

BANISTER HILL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; church conference January 7 at 7:00 p.m.; NAACP meeting January 8 at 7:00 p.m.; prayer and Bible study January 9 at 6:00 p.m.
Pastor Dr. William Carr

DAN RIVER BETHEL BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 10:00 a.m., praise 10:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; junior and senior usher board meet January 5 at 10:00 a.m.; senior choir rehearsal January 12 at 10:00 a.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor, Rev. Dwight L. Wilkerson

ST. MICHAEL AME CHURCH
Pastor Gloria Skinner-Pettiford and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Holy Communion this Sunday.

ASBURY UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Worship 9:30 a.m. with nursery available, Sunday school 10:45 a.m.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen

NEW ZION BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; Bible study Wednesday 6:30 p.m.; missionaries seek canned items for Harvest House; male chorus rehearsal January 5 at 11:00 a.m.; Communion observed January 6.
Pastor Willie Yancey

MCKENDREE UNITED METHODIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with nursery available.
Pastor Patricia Neilsen

BLUE WING GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Jennings and senior choir in charge; prayer/Bible study January 9 at 6:00 p.m.; recreational department stew January 5 at Tri-County Community Cannery; annual deacons service January 13 at 3:00 p.m. with pastor Raymond Roberts.

CHERRY HILL UMC
Worship service 10:00 a.m., Sunday school 11:00 a.m.; choir practice Tuesday 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend.
Pastor Barbara Parker

HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship second and fourth Sunday 11:00 a.m.; January 6, 2:30 p.m. musical gospel extravaganza; January 26, 11:00 a.m. church conference; January 27, 11:00 a.m. worship with music by the gospel chorus, lunch at 1:00 p.m. and afternoon service at 2:30 p.m.
Pastor T.E. Betts

UNION GROVE CME CHURCH
Bible study January 9 at 6:00 p.m.; prayer Thursday at 10:00 a.m.; January 5, prayer 7:00 a.m., church conference 9:00 a.m., gospel ensemble rehearsal 10:00 a.m.; January 6, Sunday school 9:30 a.m., worship 10:45 a.m., Holy Communion observed.
Pastor, Rev. Alfred S. Parker, Jr.

VICTORY COWBOY CHURCH
Services Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. at 12014 Mountain Road, Vernon Hill with special preaching and music by Fear One Band.

CLOVER CHURCH OF GOD OF PROPHECY
Stew and bake sale January 5 at 10:00 a.m. Call 579-5941 for pre-orders.

NEW SHILOH BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Sylvester Crawley and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:30 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Tuesday 6:30 p.m.

NEW LIFE BAPTIST CHURCH
Pastor Paul W. Bruce and church family invite you to Sunday school at 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer/Bible study each Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; evening service January 6 at 6:00 p.m.

COUNTY LINE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH
Altar prayer 9:30 a.m., Sunday school 9:45 a.m., worship 11:00 a.m.; prayer and Bible study Wednesday 7:00 p.m.; prayer Saturday 7:00 a.m.
Pastor, Rev. Dr. Otis Dillard

EBENEZER CME CHURCH
You are invited to come and enjoy “A Night of Joy, God’s Way” open to the entire body of Christ on Sunday, January 13 at Ebenezer Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, North Main Street, South Boston at 5:00 p.m.. The play entitled “Church Hurts” Bringing Down Denominational Walls was written and is directed by Mrs. Rhonda N. Watts of Destiny International Ministries, which is under the covering of Apostle Shirley Brown of Raleigh, NC. The actors and actress are also from Destiny International Ministries and Mrs. Richelle Hartwig of God’s House International Ministries is coordinator of this activity. The play deals with the different issues that face us with our relationship with God and our fellowman within the church in an ever changing world. Please attend for a night of fellowship, praise and worship. A love offering will be taken and refreshments will be served. For more information, call 336-504-9907 or 572-1775.


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